University of Wisconsin; School of Veterinary Medicine; Continuing Veterinary Medical Education.
Designed and taught at a DVM level, this course will focus on identifying indications and appropriate technique for surgical extractions in cats. A whole-patient approach will start by emphasizing findings noted during a conscious oral exam. Radiographic evidence supporting reasons to extract will be shown before discussing and practicing regional anesthesia and surgical extraction techniques. Tips and tricks to help avoid complications will be emphasized. To allow a more personalized experience, a limit of 30 participants will be allowed into this workshop.